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Cat's Creations
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Stephen S.
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Carissa is a great writer. She was able to quickly work through my paper and returned it with great edits. I could not have chosen a better editor. If you need writing services, look no further.

Write for the World
5.0
from 2 reviews
    Lillian B.
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    Kate helped me put together a book of my father's poetry and literary works. She was so helpful and a pleasure to work with! She truly loves helping others with all things writing and publishing.

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    My name is Helen Holley. I love to write and will write about anything. Editing, proof reading, article writing, essay writing, are the facets of my business. Hire me and I WILL get it done! Let me Write For You!

    • 4 years in business
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    My services are less expensive and I'm fun and casual to work with.

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    I'm a seasoned writer and web content creator, with more than 25 years experience. You can find my writing on national and niche market websites. I've also created content for several clients. During those years, I've also taught and tutored children and adults in subjects like English, English as a Second Language, history, art, and other topics.

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    Not actual business but I am pretty good at writing. I write great essays and have wide vocabulary and way with words that distinguishes myself from others.

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    Business Plans, Grant Writing, Proposal Writing, Editing, Document Designing, Tutoring English, Completing 501(C) 3's for Non Profits.

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    I am a retired state employee who has returned to school for post graduate work in Mass Communications at UALR. I enjoy proof reading and I have a B.S.E. degree from the University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR with a major in English and a minor in speech. I am a competent Administrative Assistant and a good mother, I think, to a beautiful 31 year old! I love Jesus! I hope to edit and write in the future.

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    We are always available to spend time with you so you fully understand how to interpret and utilize the financial information we provide. Our consultations are already included in our price, so please feel free to call us whenever you have a question or concern. Our clients are always treated with professionalism. We offer drop off services for your tax returns or will gladly meet with you to perform your individual income taxes at a time that is convenient for you!

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    Our services include writing, editing, consulting, cleaning, and landscaping. We provide all sorts of consulting opportunities. Give us a call.

    • 5 years in business
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    I write and self publish short children's books I have a team that I woke with remotely. I recently wrote a short children's book for Karen Connolly from a single drawing that she sent me. It will be available in print and ebook by the end of August. You can check me out at Amazon: Fran Vines ebooks, or you can go to my website.

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    I enjoy helping my customers improve their reading and writing abilities. I also enjoy providing customers with great contents for their blogs, websites and other related needs.

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    Having an inner sense of curiosity has given me the ability to learn rapidly and efficiently. Researching trends and what's in the internet world has enabled me to research and seek out original content. What distinguishes my work from the rest of the business, is a fresh perspective backed by honesty and reliability .

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    Because im different from others ii state facts on topics that most people are scared to even talk about

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    If you want experienced writing, editing, and proofreading for stories, sermons, books, menus, or software such as QuickBooks, Sage, PeachTree, MLS Office Assistance is the right one for you. Whether you need a short document proofread or a large book proofread or edited, we will work closely with you to create a product that gives you the result you want. I am a proofreader and love to write, edit, and tell a story or two myself. My pricing is reasonable and I can accommodate your budget. My clients include publishing companies such as Pearson and South-Western publishing companies, restaurants, and individual sermons, stories, and business documents.

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    Grants are available to nonprofit organizations, for-profit businesses that qualify for government grants, and individuals who qualify for foundation or government grants. Hiring a good grant writer can help you gain funding in your chosen field. According to the American Grant Writers’ Association, grant writers can help you research potential grant opportunities; write grant proposals, create budgets, and build budget narratives; review written materials before you submit; prepare a business plan; analyze your organization for grant competitive qualities; prepare research grants; help with 501(c)(3) applications for nonprofits; and more. Investing in the right grant writer could result in a financial win for your organization. Generally no licenses or certificates are required to be a good grant writer, but you may want to find a grant writer who has been certified (not just received a certificate of completion) by a reputable organization such as the Grant Professionals Certification Institute. Qualities to look for in a good grant writer include:

    • Proven success writing winning grants, especially in your target area.
    • Strong writing skills.
    • Strong math skills and demonstrated proficiency with budgeting.
    • Careful attention to detail — brilliant grant proposals may be rejected just for formatting errors, so you want someone who follows instructions explicitly.
    • Expertise in your target area.
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    How much does a grant writer cost?

    Hiring a grant writer can give you a competitive edge when applying for financial grants for your business or nonprofit organization, or as an individual. The cost to hire a grant writer can vary depending on their academic background, areas of expertise, previous grant writing success and years of experience. According to the Grant Professionals Association, grant writers should be paid hourly or by flat fee. It is unethical for a grant writer to accept a commission or percentage compensation of grant monies received. They can, however, be awarded bonuses in line with the hiring company’s prevailing practices. Here are some examples of average grant writing fees:

    • Hourly rate for grant writers with less experience or fewer grants awarded: $25-$35 per hour.
    • Hourly rate for grant writers with some degree of success: $35-$75 per hour.
    • Hourly rate for grant writers with proven success winning large grants: $75-$150 or more per hour.
    • For a smaller grant, the writer may charge a flat fee of $200-$500 for preparation and submission.  

    Pricing may also vary based on the complexity of the grant application. A federal grant that requires pages of research, budgets and a business plan may take more than 30 hours to prepare. For a high-level grant writer who charges $100 per hour, this means $3,000 or more in grant writing fees.

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